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The Gordon Riots in London by Michael Winterbottom

The First Catholic Relief Act in 1778 led to the ¬†Gordon Riots of 1780 which lasted for a week and were of great ferocity in London where many major public buildings including the Bank of England, the prisons of Newgate … Continue reading

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